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ME rules 79-year-old woman's death a homicide

TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — The state medical examiner has ruled death of a 79-year-old Connecticut woman a homicide.

Phyllis Gervais, of Torrington, was found dead in her home last Saturday. 85 more words


Today, for WE ARE THE WORLD BLOGFEST, I bring a positive story of random kindness in the midst of my grief and emotional upheaval. 563 more words


Bobbi Bear's Mandate. Where does it end?

This is my second month with Bobbi Bear, throughout which I have been continuously astonished by the team’s unfaltering dedication, energy and passion. The team here are either at work (6 days a week) or on standby for emergency call outs, day in day out, week after week. 698 more words

Human Rights

Rides at the Ready

A free program that’s like “Uber” but for the elderly is about to launch in our area. However, there’s one little glitch with this free transport service that you might be able to help solve. 215 more words

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Working In Aged Care, See The Oportunities Available

Dedicating оnеѕеlf to thе ѕеrviсе of mаnkind iѕ fоr brаvе hеаrtѕ. Not many choose to walk thаt раth, but for thоѕе whо do, they аrе dеfinitеlу special human bеingѕ. 774 more words


Why isolation can be just as dangerous to your health as smoking

There’s a difference between being alone and being lonely.

Sadly, too many kupuna are the latter, and that can have an impact on their health. 318 more words


Pimp My Ride Coming to McKinney - Except Not Really!

MCKINNEY, Tx. – Flying Ubers may someday come to DFW, but Pimp My Ride is headed to McKinney in June … well sort of.

“We solicited proposals from both DART and Denton County,” explains McKinney Mayor Pro Tem, Randy Pogue. 225 more words